Even the safest drivers becoming involved in a car accident at some point in their lives. Whether it was a wild animal, another vehicle or an emergency vehicle accidents can and do happen to good drivers as well as those with bad habits. If you have had a car accident in Shotton that was not your fault you could be rewarded some compensation. We want to help if you’ve been hurt in a public place in Shotton and need advice.
In order to win some compensation you will need to assist your legal representative to build a case. A case details everything involving the accident from every angle to prove that the accident was not your fault. This includes statements, photographs of the accident and any details which can be supplied about the circumstances of the accident.
Making a claim after being hurt in a public place in Shotton
For a car accident it is highly advisable to gather as much information and evidence as you can to go on your case file. Although other things may be going through your mind at the time you will need to get evidence that will be needed at a later date. Photographic evidence is a must on your list of priorities straight after the accident. Making sure you get pictures of both and any other vehicles involved as well as any pictures you can subtly get off the other drivers. Paying particular attention to any damage afflicted to the vehicles.
After the photos have been taken you will need to get the details from the other driver involved. You will need as much detail as possible, as well as their personal details get a mental description of the way they talk or any marks, tattoos etc which may be significant. By having this mental list and photographs of that driver if they give you false details then you have other evidence to back you up. Wrong details can be given in different circumstances such as if the person should not be driving or they are not insured.
If you have had a car accident in Shotton and came across an uninsured driver you can still make a claim. By making detailed notes of their credentials as well as any evidentiary support from witnesses you can still have a good chance of winning your case.
If you need help or advice on where to start after being hurt in a public place in Shotton or how to proceed in making a claim for compensation give Accident Advice Helpline a call on 0800 689 0500 today.